May 28, 2015 RSS feed / Columns

Everyday Extension

Make skin protection a family priority

Today’s research shows children have an increased risk of melanoma and skin cancer later in life if they have sunburns during childhood. Protect your skin from the sun during childhood and adolescence to reduce the risk of cancer later in life. More...

Can you eat rhubarb after a frost?

I know that this question has been a very popular topic in the last week. Freezing temperatures may have damaged your rhubarb. Frost injury often appears as brown or black discoloration along the leaf edges. More...

From the Heartland

Rain showers will be frequent in the coming week, according to the forecast, and temperatures should zigzag between 49 degrees at night to the mid-70s during the day. More...

Back In Time

10 YEARS Postmaster Kathy Sommer, new Strasburg postmaster, has patriotic prints and stamps on display at the post office. Randy Bosch represents Voices for Lake Oahe at Gov. Hoeven meeting with the top Corps officials. More...

Eleanor’s Culinary Clips

The Art of Cooking

This week I will share some recipes I had on file. Slow Cooked RhubarbStrawberry Sauce6 C. diced rhubarb1 C. sugar1 tsp. grated orange peel1/2 tsp. ground ginger1 cinnamon stick1/2 C. white grape juice2 C. halved strawberries More...

News & Reviews

My Sundays in the 1930’s

When I was a little boy in the 1930’s on my Strasburg, N.D. farm, Sundays were very special days. After morning milking, chores and breakfast came getting ready for church. More...